Maintenance Mechanic in Tarboro, NC at Tyson Foods

Date Posted: 6/6/2018

Career Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Tarboro, NC
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  • Experience:
    At least 3 year(s)
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Career Description

This position is responsible for troubleshooting, maintaining, and repairing all equipment and company assets while maintaining a safe work environment and adhering to Tyson policies and procedures.


Support and follow all Tyson Foods rules and procedures and maintain a good safety record. Good attendance record. Good housekeeping support and follow all GMP procedures. The ability to assemble and disassemble all the equipment that is required to be setup in your area of responsibility. Knowledge of power tools (drills, porter bands, and grinders). Remove and replace sprockets and chains. Repair and replace electrical plugs such as Cannon plugs and drop cords. The ability to repair tabletop conveyors, Wenway conveyors, and lacing belts. Troubleshooting and resolving equipment issues on assigned shift. Performing preventive maintenance on assigned equipment. Lubricating, rebuilding and replacing parts Responsible for cleaning machinery as related to maintenance. Perform additional tasks as needed to include, but not limited to cross training on other machines and or in other areas. Programming and timing of the line (for programming insert the values that required operating equipment such as depositor and conveyor speeds). Knowledge and skills in pneumatics and hydraulics. Ability to repair and replace bearing, gearboxes, shafts, and seals. Ability and skills in pneumatics and hydraulic. Basic knowledge of shop t


Must have 3.0 attendance occurrences or less, no more than 1 active disciplinary action, and must have been in current position for at least 6 months. High School Diploma or Equivalent required. 3 years of work experience in a manufacturing environment as an Industrial Mechanic. Basic welding skills (Tig and Stick welding).

Tyson Foods, Inc. voluntarily participates in the E-Verify system and uses all tools made available by the federal government to confirm the employment eligibility of all team members. Persons offered employment with Tyson Foods are required to provide documentation proving their employment eligibility, and all offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of the E-Verify process.

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